St Nicholas School
5.00 (2 reviews)
St Nicholas School Photo #2 - The fundamentals of reading, phonics and math are emphasized in an accelerated academic curriculum. Work habits are reinforced through daily homework assignments. Study skills are taught and practiced throughout the grade levels. We encourage our students to not only succeed, but to excel. Students are given opportunities to challenge themselves through enrichment projects and creative activities to develop their critical thinking skills. Our classes are designed to be at or below 20 students per class to better meet the individual needs of our students, maximizing their full potential while developing a sense of independence and self-confidence.
St Nicholas School Photo #3 - Children are given opportunities to discover the world around them through hands on activities, field trips, and scientific inquiry-based learning.
St Nicholas School Photo #4 - Students perform in a Christmas Extravaganza and in a Celebration of Greek Independence Day. Students receive Greek language instruction as part of the curriculum for kindergarten through sixth grade. Students celebrate their own heritage as part of the curriculum through "show and tell", social studies, and creative projects.
- St. Nicholas School is a reputable private school committed to providing our pre-school through eighth grade students with a strong academic foundation in a Christian environment where each child is treated as an individual with talents that must be developed.
- Since 1977, we have established a tradition of educating the whole child: spirit, mind, and body.
- We encourage our students to not only succeed, but to excel.
- Students are given opportunities to challenge themselves through enrichment projects and creative activities to develop their critical thinking skills.
|Religious Affiliation||Greek Orthodox|
|Grades Offered||Grades Nursery/Preschool-8|
|Summer School Offered||Yes|
|Summer Program Details||Link to Summer Program Details|
|Total Students||220 students|
|Student Body Type||Co-ed|
|% Students of Color|
State avg.: 44%
|Students by Grade|
Academics and Faculty
|Total Classroom Teachers||13 teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||17:1|
National avg.: 13:1
|% Faculty w/Advanced Degree|
|Average Class Size||16 students|
|List of Courses Offered||Link to List of Courses|
|Advanced Courses||Algebra I in 8th grade, Pre-Algebra in 7th grade|
|Matriculation DataMatric. Data||Link to Matriculation Data|
Finances and Admission
|Admission Deadline||None / Rolling|
|Yearly Tuition Cost||$7,800|
|Tuition Notes||Paid on a 10-month schedule Part time preschool available|
National avg.: 85%
|Admissions Director||Melissa Damato|
|Total Sports Offered||4 sports|
|Sports||Basketball, Football, Soccer, VolleyballBasketball, Football,|
|Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.||7 extracurriculars|
|ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.||Club or Organization:|
Bricks 4 Kidz
Arts and Music Programs:
Art Workshops, Choir, Dance
Recreational Athletic Programs:
Karate, Soccer Shots, TGA Tennis
- Preschool (18 months) through Grade 8
- High Academic Achievement throughout the Curriculum
- Affordable Morning & Afternoon Daycare Available
- Excellent work habits developed
- Study Skills are taught
Profile last updated:
- School Location Miles Grades Students
- Granada Hills Grades: NS-5 | 145 students
12227 Balboa Blvd
Granada Hills, CA 91344
(818)368-6947 3.4 NS-5
I am a parent of 2 children that attended this school. It is one of the best private schools offered in the San Fernando Valley. My children received the best foundation and study skills. they both went on to the high school of their choice and have become successful adults and we owe it all to the education they received here.
- Posted by Parent - lolit
This is a wonderful school!! I went her and all three of boys are here. This school has a sense family as well as some of the best educators I know. This school has become cutting edge as well. They are improving all the time! I highly recommend this school to all.
- Posted by Parent - Jjagh
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